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Lee McClung Papers.

Identifier: MSC 0601

Scope and Contents

Lee McClung (March 26, 1870-December 19, 1914) of Knox County, Tenn, was appointed the 22nd Treasurer of the United States, serving from 1909-1912. Folder 1: Statement from Chas. H. Treat, Retiring Treasurer of the United States, Nov. 1 & Dec. 31,1909. Signed by Lee McClung, Treasurer of the United States - Note '(Personal property of Lee McClung, Washington, D.C., Jan. 29, 1910') removed from backing of frame, unframed May 2018. Folder 2: Statement from Lee McClung, Retiring Treasurer of the United States. Nov. 22 & Dec. 3,1912. Printed with witness signatures. 1 pc.. Removed from frame, May 2018. Folder 3: Sheet with four uncut $2.00 bills.(Two Silver Dollars), E1-E4. Framed. Folder 4: . Engraved portrait of Lee McClung, Treasurer of Yale University, 1904-1909 and Treasurer of the United States, 1909-1912. and sheet with four uncut $1.00 bills, V9-V12. In double frame. Folder 5: Jan. 26, 1910 letter from Lee McClung, Treasury Department, to C.M. McClung, Knoxville, Tenn. TS 1 p. + sheet of $1.00 bills (V5-V8), Encased in Lucite.


  • 1910-1912

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1 box


Items in Folders 1 & 2 scanned & added to Digital Collection, May 2018.
Lee McClung Papers.
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Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

601 S Gay Street
3rd floor
Knoxville Tennessee 37902 United States